|Mary Gorman, An Oral History|
Note: The first 30 seconds of part 2 contains overlapping content with the end of part 1.Description: An oral interview of Mary Gorman (Watterson), born 1889, near Bishop, California. Mary Gorman's family, the Wattersons, were popular, long-time residents of the Owens Valley. Stories included in this interview relate to early Owens Valley cattle and sheep ranching, the Narrow Gauge Railroad, school days at Warm Springs School, Bishop High School, and the Inyo Academy, and community life in Bisho...
Keywords: californialightandsound; California, Eastern; Cattle trade--California; Railroad travel--California; Sheep ranches--California; Education-California; Oral History
|California sheep ranching and family life in the 1880s: interview with Jessie Kennedy Prescott - Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley|
Description: Jessie Kennedy Prescott comments on family life, silver mining in Nevada, sheep herding in the San Joaquin Valley, ranch life in the 1880s, and summers spent in Los Banos, Calif.Collection Guide: The Regional Oral History Office, 1954-1979Call Number: Phonotape 80 A Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Regents of the University of California. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Prescott, Jessie Kennedy; Sheep ranches--California; Sheep herding-- California--San Joaquin Valley; Ranch life--California; Silver mines and mining--Nevada; Los Banos (Calif.)